Vladimir Putin, who has been either president or prime minister of Russia since 1999, was sworn in for a fourth term as president Monday at the Grand Kremlin Palace's ornately-decorated Andreyevsky Hall. With his hand on a gold-embossed copy of …Read more
CAIRO, Technical talks between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia over a disputed dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile river failed to make a breakthrough, Egypt's foreign minister said on Monday, amid pressure for a deal before the project opens this …Read more
Lebanese media citing unofficial preliminary results reported Monday that Iran-backed Hezbollah was set to make gains in parliamentary elections with the party of Prime Minister Saad Hariri losing seats.
Officials results were expected later Monday for the country's first national …Read more